U.S. Budget Watch is a historical project of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, which provided analysis around the 2008 and 2012 presidential campaigns. This site is not regularly updated.


The items below reflect recent articles that quote or feature CRFB staff and board members.

March 25, 2015 SGR bill would increase the federal deficit by $141B in 10 years — 5 things to know | Beacker's ASC Review
March 25, 2015 Republican Budget Games | The New York Times
March 24, 2015 Maya MacGuineas on Budget Proposals | Newsmax Finance
March 23, 2015 A guide to the big differences between Congress' and Obama's 2016 budget proposals | Vox
March 23, 2015 Republicans Want to Repeal Obamacare? Go Ahead, Make My Day | Huff Post Politics
March 23, 2015 Under an Honest Budget the Doc Fix Plan Adds to the Debt | The Daily Signal
March 23, 2015 Why finding a good doctor will get even harder | Market Watch
March 23, 2015 Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Proposals | C-SPAN Washington Journal
March 20, 2015 GOP lawmakers face test on budget | Washington Examiner
March 20, 2015 The GOP Establishment Just Can’t Stop Lying About Their Spending | Conservative HQ
March 19, 2015 House, Senate leaders unveil permanent 'doc fix' bills | Modern Healthcare
March 19, 2015 House Republicans Divided Over Budget | Capital OTC
March 19, 2015 Report: Boehner-Pelosi Replacement for Medicare Payments Would Increase Debt by $400 Billion Over 20 Years | The Daily Signal
March 19, 2015 Budget hawks: 'Doc fix' would cost $400B | The Hill
March 18, 2015 Tricks to Balance Budget: Repeal Obamacare, Keep Its Revenue | Bloomberg
March 17, 2015 Where the Republican Budget Plan Meets Reality on Health Care | The New York Times The Upshot
March 17, 2015 Pelosi, Boehner have a plan to fix Medicare doctor payments. That’s a big deal. | Vox
March 16, 2015 Defense Spending Divides GOP Ahead of Budget Battle | U.S. News & World Report
March 16, 2015 Republicans brace for budget debate | The Hill
March 16, 2015 Republicans Seek to Avoid Pentagon Spending Cap Using War Funds | Bloomberg